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Amy Kondrath Tanner

About me

Amy K. Tanner concentrates her law practice in the area of consumer bankruptcy law in the Huntsville and Decatur offices of the firm and is a shareholder in several of the Bond and Botes, P.C. offices located throughout the southeast. Amy was born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from Auburn University at Montgomery in 1994. Amy then went on to attend Jones School of Law while working full time and she was awarded her Juris Doctorate degree in December 1998. On April 30, 1999, she was admitted to the Alabama State Bar and has practiced with the Bond and Botes firm since 1999. She is currently admitted to practice in both the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama.

Amy has been a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) since 2004. In 2012, Amy was selected by the NACBA executive board to serve as the Alabama State Chair for all consumer bankruptcy attorneys in Alabama. As the Alabama Chair for NACBA, Mrs. Tanner serves as a liaison between NACBA and attorneys, bankruptcy judges and other court officials, as well as serving as a primary contact for local media regarding consumer bankruptcy issues.

Amy has been a featured speaker at the People’s Law School in Huntsville, Alabama for the past several years. This local program is recorded and airs on local access television channels throughout the State. In addition, Amy has been a speaker at several seminars sponsored by the local bar association.


Practice areas


  1. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 40%
    16 years
  2. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 30%
    16 years
  3. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
    16 years
  4. Foreclosure: 10%



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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Tazewell T Shepard III

    This is a very good attorney and highly respected by peers in Huntsville. I am happy to endorse her!


    Tazewell Shepard Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Joshua Byron White

    I endorse Amy without hesitation. She is an expert in consumer bankruptcy and a zealous advocate for her clients. I often send people to her for her services based upon my experience of opposing her in bankruptcy court.


    Joshua White Real Estate Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Bond, Botes, Sykstus, Tanner and Ezzell, PC

225 Pratt Avenue NE
Huntsville, AL, 35801

Bond, Botes, Sykstus, Tanner and Ezzell, PC

605 Bank Street
Decatur, AL, 35601

Bond, Botes, Sykstus, Tanner and McNutt, P.C.

102 S. Court St
Suite 314
Florence, AL, 35630

Bond, Botes, and Handy, PC

221 S. 4th St.
Gadsden, AL, 35901



ALAuthorized to practice law199911/11/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Consumer Law Firm of the YearMadison County Volunteer Lawyers Program2011
State ChairNational Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/ShareholderBond, Botes, Sykstus, Tanner and Ezzell, PC1999 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysState Chair - Alabama2012 - 2015
Huntsville-Madison County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2005 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of AlabamaN/A1999 - Present
United States District Court for the Middle District of AlabamaN/A1999 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCorinthian Colleges Inc. files for Bankrupty Protection2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCan you File Bankruptcy on 2014 Tax Debt?2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogConsumers Begin 2015 Owing Trillions of Dollars2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogSpecial Relief for National Guard, Reservists Who File For Bankruptcy2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogDon't Let Your Financial Stress Lead to Health Problems2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogAffordable Home Refinance Plan (HARP) to expire in 20152015
Bond and Botes P.C. BlogEx- NBA Star Helps Young Athletes Avoid Financial Pitfalls of Success2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogA&P Stores Facing Possible Bankruptcy2015
Bond and Botes P.C. BlogHas the Foreclosure Crisis Ended?2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogAlabama Super Lawyers Magazine Recognizes Ronald C. Sykstus as a "Super Lawyer"2015
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogIs Bankruptcy Bad?2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogImportant Bankruptcy Case to go before the Supreme Court of the United States2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogRecent Study shows Payday Lenders Target Afican-American Neighborhoods2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCredit Scores in Alabama are some of the Lowest in the United States2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogOlder Americans are Struggling with Student Loan Debt2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogAlabama is on the top of the List for Predatory Lending2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogFederal Tax Liens and Tax Debt: Celebrities are not exempt from Tax Woes2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogDo You Have a Debt in Collection? You May not Be Alone2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogFDCPA in Bankruptcy Court2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCan You File Bankruptcy on Overpayment of State Benefits2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCan you FIle Bankruptcy on a TImeshare2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogIs the Millenial Generation Drowning in Debt?2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogIs Your Home State Allowing Debt Collectors to Leave you in Poverty?2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogRonald C. Sykstus Recognized as a 2014 Super Lawyer2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogColdwater Creek Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogBeware of Scammers Impersonating the IRS2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogNovelty Retailer Brookstone Considers Filing for Bankruptcy Protection2014
Bond and Botes, P.C. BlogCan Tax Debt be Discharged in Bankruptcy?2014
Bond and Botes, P..BlogCan you File Bankruptcy on Debts from a Divorce?2014
Bond and Botes BlogCan your Auto Creditor disable your automobile?2014
Bond and Botes BlogHave I been Scammed?2014
Bond and Botes BlogDance Mom Files for Bankruptcy2014
Bond and Botes BlogHow to Avoid Foreclosure on Your Home2014
Bond and Botes BlogCan I be Arrested for Defaulting on my Payday loan?2013
Bond and Botes BlogAm I Required to Have Credit Counseling Before I File for Bankruptcy2013
Bond and Botes blogHow Can I Help My Bankruptcy Attorney Help Me Achieve Financial Freedom?2013
Bond and Botes BlogDo I Owe Enough to File for Bankruptcy? (Or too much?!)2013
Bond and Botes BlogWhat is a 341 Meeting of Creditors?2013
Bond and Botes BlogWhat is a Bankruptcy Trustee?2013
Bond and Botes BlogHow Does Bankruptcy Affect my Back Taxes2013
Bond and Botes BlogStudent Loan Debt and the Fairness for Struggling Students Act2013
Bond and Botes BlogWhen Can I file for Bankruptcy Again2013
Bond and Botes BlogCan I Be Denied a Bankruptcy Discharge of my Debts?2013
Bond and Botes BlogDo I Pay Interest to Creditors after I filed for Bankruptcy?2013
Bond and Botes BlogPop Star Aaron Carter files for Bankruptcy2013
Bond and Botes BlogDo I have to Tell my Bankruptcy Lawyer about my Personal Injury lawsuit?2013
Bond and Botes BlogFoley Alabama Beach Expressway Toll Bridge Tied up In Bankruptcy2013
Bond and Botes BlogWHat if I win the lottery before, during or after my bankruptcy?2013
Bond and Botes BlogDetriot files for Bankruptcy2013
Bond and Botes BlogWhat is a reaffirmation agreement in bankruptcy?2013
Bond and Botes BlogWhat is a judicial lien and can I resolve a judicial lien by filing bankruptcy2013
Bond and Botes BlogCan I File a Chapter 13 Debt Consolidation Bankruptcy after I have received a Chapter 7 Discharge?2012
Bond and Botes BlogWhat is the automatic stay of Bankruptcy?2012
Bond and Botes BlogShould I file Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?2012
Bond and Botes BlogWhat Information Do I Need to File Bankruptcy?2012
Bond and Botes BlogDo I need my credit reports before I file a Bankruptcy?2012
Bond and Botes BlogIf I am considering filing for Bankruptcy and I am married, am I required to file Bankruptcy with my spouse?2012
Bond and Botes BlogCan I Iniclude Payday Loans in my Bankruptcy?2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Faulkner University, Thomas Goode Jones School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Auburn University at MontgomeryJustice and Public SafetyBS - Bachelor of Science1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Peoples Law SchoolConsumer Bankruptcy Law2011
The Peoples Law SchoolConsumer Bankruptcy Law2010
Last Chance SeminarConsumer Bankruptcy Law2010
The Peoples Law SchoolConsumer Bankruptcy Law2009